CFParticipation: Digital Public Library of America Seeks Educator Advisors

The Digital Public Library of America has released a call for¬†participants to join its¬†Education Advisory Committee. As a result of a¬†recent¬†Whiting Foundation grant, the DPLA is looking for “a small group of enthusiastic humanities educators in grades 6-14” to build sets of primary resources, provide feedback on tools for students and teachers, and assist the DPLA in developing and revising its¬†strategy for education resource development.

Those educators selected will meet in Boston in July 2015 and March 2016, with virtual meetings in 2015 and 2016, and will receive a $1,500 stipend for participation as well as full reimbursement for travel costs.

Educators can apply via the Digital Public Library of America Education Advisory Committee application form or direct their questions to Applications are due July 1, 2015.

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